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Pullups to Pasadena 

YDS: 5.10c French: 6b Ewbanks: 20 UIAA: VII ZA: 20 British: E2 5b

   
Type:  Trad, 1 pitch, 50'
Original:  YDS: 5.10c French: 6b Ewbanks: 20 UIAA: VII ZA: 20 British: E2 5b [details]
FA: Todd Swain & Dan Wirth, March 1985
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Submitted By: C Miller on Jan 1, 2005

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BETA PHOTO: "Pullups to Pasadena". Variations exist....

Description 

Start about 30' right of Buckets To Burbank and make bouldery moves to reach a horizontal (medium piece). Easy moves lead upward to another horizontal (med/large piece) where a highstep takes you over a small roof/overlap to reach a bolt below the top. Friction moves past the bolt lead somewhat up and right to finish and lead to anchors on a ledge.

Good climbing that's similar to the other routes on the wall, although not quite as high quality as the others.

Location 

This route is located on the same wall as Buckets To Burbank and Ledges To Lawndale, near the right end.

Protection 

Bolt (3/8"), gear to 3 inches, bolted anchor


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By Steve Powell
Feb 16, 2004
rating: 5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b

very contrived. not worth the effort imho.
By Woody Stark
Feb 20, 2004
rating: 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a

If you step left about five feet, there is a combination that goes about 10a.
By Locker
From: Yucca Valley, CA
May 19, 2004

Nice, short, fun one. Not a 10c in our book. Not sure how it got a rating that high. Just a number though. A starting point. Relative to each in a given situation. And Woody is right again. To the left it is easier. But the actual route is very doable as well. Also felt in the 10a's to my son and I.
By Fernando Cal
From: Long Beach, CA
Mar 13, 2017
rating: 5.10a/b 6a+ 19 VI+ 19 E2 5b

Direct start is fun, boulder problem to gain ledge. Cruiser after that.

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